Meet The Team

Steve & Teri Vogel



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Steve and Teri have 4 children and 1 grand child. Their vision for Beyond the Game started in 2002 when they took a family mission trip to the Dominican Republic with their children. It became very evident how effective the game of baseball could be as a tool to reach the people of the Dominican.

Zach Vogel




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Zach's passion for loving people and spreading the Gospel started when he was just 8 years old on a trip to the Dominican Republic. His life goal has since been to use the gift of sports, to reach those around him for Christ.

Craig Strickland

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Craig was one of the biggest influencers in creating Beyond the Game. His love and passion for people was evident in everything he did. Craig will forever be a piece in the Beyond the Game family, even though he has gone home to be with the Lord.

Austin Bright

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Austin's love for people is evident in everything he does. His passion for sharing the Gospel through sport started when he joined the OKC Ambassadors summer team in 2012 and has continued to blossom ever since.

About Us

Beyond the Game is a family ministry founded in 2011 by Steve Vogel. Since its start, Beyond the Game has taken teams of people to the Dominican Republic sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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